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The Resource Patton, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Frank McCarthy-Franklin J. Schaffner production ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)

Patton, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Frank McCarthy-Franklin J. Schaffner production ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)

Label
Patton
Title
Patton
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Frank McCarthy-Franklin J. Schaffner production ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1970: Best Picture ; Best Director; Best Actor (Scott) ; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration ; Best Film Editing ; Best Sound ; Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced; awards from 7 other organizations.
Cataloging source
AKP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Jerry Goldsmith ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; director of photography, Fred Koenekamp ; editor, film editor, Hugh S. Fowler
Dewey number
940.54
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English (5.1 Dolby surround) or French (mono) with optional subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed captioned
LC call number
E745.P3
LC item number
F3 2001
PerformerNote
George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Michael Bates, Edward Binns, Lawrence Dobkin, John Doucette, James Edwards, Frank Latimore, Richard Muench, Morgan Paull, Siegfried Rauch, Paul Stevens, Michael Strong, Karl Michael Vogler, Stephen Young
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1986
  • 1939-
  • 1911-1990
  • 1927-1999
  • 1893-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schaffner, Franklin J
  • McCarthy, Frank
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • North, Edmund H.
  • Scott, George C.
  • Malden, Karl
  • Province, Charles M
  • Farago, Ladislas
  • Bradley, Omar Nelson
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
171
Series statement
Fox war classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patton, George S.
  • Generals
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Patton, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Frank McCarthy-Franklin J. Schaffner production ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • "Based on the factual material from 'Patton: ordeal and triumph' by Ladislas Farago and 'A soldier's story' by Omar N. Bradley."--Container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; scene selection ; audio essay on the life of George Patton by Charles M. Province ; original theatrical trailer ; Tora! Tora! Tora! trailer ; Longest Day trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm49947551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543026341
  • 024543026358
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 4112579-F
  • 20026341
  • 2002635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1548487
  • (OCoLC)49947551
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Patton, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Frank McCarthy-Franklin J. Schaffner production ; screen story and screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North ; produced by Frank McCarthy ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • "Based on the factual material from 'Patton: ordeal and triumph' by Ladislas Farago and 'A soldier's story' by Omar N. Bradley."--Container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features include: Interactive menus ; scene selection ; audio essay on the life of George Patton by Charles M. Province ; original theatrical trailer ; Tora! Tora! Tora! trailer ; Longest Day trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm49947551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543026341
  • 024543026358
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 4112579-F
  • 20026341
  • 2002635
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1548487
  • (OCoLC)49947551
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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